noun ver·ti·cil·las·ter \ˌvərtəsə̇ˈlastə(r)\

Definition of verticillaster



  1. :  a mixed inflorescence (as in many labiates) consisting of a pair of much-condensed nearly sessile cymes arranged around an axis like a true verticil

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Origin and Etymology of verticillaster

New Latin, from verticill- + -aster

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capable of being understood in two ways

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